broadband speed test for those that are unsure what it is is a simple
test that can work out your broadband connection speed. It will
give you an idea at how fast your broadband is performing by doing
a download and upload broadband speed test.
our free broadband
speed test to check your broadband speed
broadband speed tests work is they require you to stop performing
any other tasks on your computer that may use your broadband connection
(this is to help give a more accurate reading because if you are
downloading a file already then your broadband connection cannot
use it's full resources giving you an accurate reading on the broadband
you have stopped any Internet activity on the computer you can start
the broadband speed test, this is usually done by clicking a button
to start the test, a file will then be downloaded and the speed
in which it is downloaded will be used to work out your broadband
After this an upload test is performed to work out the speed your
broadband connection uploads information at (the upload is usually
much slower than the download because most people download information
form the Internet as opposed to uploading).
test is good tool to use if you are unsure what connection you
are getting and also to help if you feel your broadband is not running
as quick as it should be.
good use for broadband speed test is that broadband providers in
many cases offer broadband connections up to the fastest that is
available in your location, so for different people this may range
from 1Mb to 8Mb, a broadband speed test will give you a good indication
you are receiving.
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